Loading content We were unable to load the content. Contents Article Summary content locked. DOI: Citing this article: Baron, Samuel. Timelessness, metaphysics of, , doi Rotharia had battled its ravages and held her own for far longer than most. Leonard, Path of the Spirit Runner. I think [Rainer Maria Rilke] probably has the most great published poems of any poet [ If you look at his biography, he was probably misogynist; he was a liar, a cheat; he was a terrible father; he was selfish; he put people down; he had no consideration for anyone [ There's that ineffable, spiritual quality - that he himself couldn't reach!
But somewhere underneath that reptilian exterior, that asshole exterior of Rainer Maria Rilke, there was some good that came through — like these little sunbursts coming through clouds — that had that moment.
And he'd write the Duino Elegies , he'd write the New Poems , and somewhere, that came through. And that's an amazing thing: you can have a lot of great people who are great individuals, who are loving and caring — and they can't do that. And that's not to say that their lives are meaningless, but they will never be able to affect anyone past the propinquity of their existence. They are never going to be able to affect someone in China; they are never going to be able to affect someone in the way Rilke can.
And that specialness needs to be acknowledged; that specialness needs to be upheld; it needs to be rewarded, and people need to say, 'Goddamn — that's a good thing! It's a good thing that people make art! Dayah - In this material realm you have been counting and keeping track of the number of turns your beloved little planet takes around it's star calling these circulating passages names like 'days' 'months' or 'years'.
You have numerically segmented down these 'days' into units such as 'seconds' 'minutes' or 'hours'. And there you have it! You have created what you think of as 'time'. But please remember beloved One. It is you mortals who created this concept of 'time' and 'time' is much smaller than you are.
You are limitless. This dear beloved little planet is merely spinning 'round and 'round through the Infinity of the Divine Oneness of which you are the microcosm. Once she became enmeshed in the acting world, she turned to some timeless Hollywood icons for sartorial guidance. It blares out a political truth of timeless validity in words that are by no means politic.
The preamble to the Declaration of Independence is timeless. From historical and ethnological standpoints these men made tremendous and timeless contributions to our American heritage. More Example Sentences Learn More about timeless.
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First Known Use of timeless circa , in the meaning defined at sense 3. Learn More about timeless. Time Traveler for timeless The first known use of timeless was circa See more words from the same year. Listen to Our Podcast about timeless. Get Word of the Day delivered to your inbox!11 synonyms and near synonyms of timelessness from the Merriam-Webster Thesaurus, plus 5 antonyms and near antonyms. Find another word for timelessness. Timelessness: as in permanence, limitlessness. Synonyms: boundlessness, endlessness, interminableness Antonyms: ephemerality, impermanence, temporariness Find the right word.